Bryan Okoh

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Bryan Okoh
Photo of Bryan Okoh in 2021
Bryan Okoh in 2021
Personal information
Birth name Bryan Ikemefuna Okoh
Date of birth (2003-05-16) 16 May 2003 (age 21)
Place of birth Houston, Texas, United States
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Position(s) Center back
Club information
Current team
Number 5
Youth career
2010–2016 FC Espagnol Lausanne
2016–2019 Lausanne-Sport
2019– Red Bull Salzburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019– Liefering 44 (2)
2021– FC Red Bull Salzburg 1 (0)
National team
2017–2018 Switzerland U15 8 (1)
2018–2019 Switzerland U16 4 (1)
2019 Switzerland U17 4 (1)
2021- Switzerland U21 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 July 2023
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 December 2021

Bryan Ikemefuna Okoh (born 16 May 2003) is a Swiss professional footballer. He plays as centre back for 2. Liga club Liefering and for the UEFA Youth League team of FC Salzburg. He is born in the United States but plays for the Switzerland U21 national team.

Career[change | change source]

Okoh began his career with FC Espagnol Lausanne. 2016/17 he joined the youth team of FC Lausanne-Sport. 2019/20 he went to Austria and signed for FC Red Bull Salzburg.[1] He was transferred to the farm team FC Liefering. In August 2019 he played his first match for Liefering versus SV Lafnitz. 2021/22 he became part of the first team. He can also go on playing for Liefering.

National team[change | change source]

He played for the Switzerland U15, U16, U17 and U21 national teams. In November 2021 he was part of the Switzerland national football team. During the training he suffered a Cruciate ligament tear and would not play for a year.[2]

Honours[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Homepage FC Red Bull Salzburg". Archived from the original on 2021-12-16. Retrieved 2021-12-16.
  2. Homepage FC Red Bull Salzburg